Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 11:42:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||154° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.67 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.3 miles/hour or 819.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.6"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.8"||943.02 mi||west||0° 02' 59.9"||3.44 mi||south||943.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 28.2"||758.72 mi||east||1° 37' 48.4"||112.13 mi||south||770.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 11:42 PM||1238 km||769 miles||668 nm|| E|
|Hagåtña||Thu 9:42 PM||1301 km||809 miles||703 nm|| WSW|
|Palikir||Thu 10:42 PM||1498 km||931 miles||809 nm|| SSE|
|Yokohama||Thu 8:42 PM||2265 km||1407 miles||1223 nm|| NW|
|Majuro||Thu 11:42 PM||2269 km||1410 miles||1225 nm|| SE|
|Tokyo||Thu 8:42 PM||2281 km||1417 miles||1232 nm|| NW|
|Nagoya||Thu 8:42 PM||2431 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| NW|
|Osaka||Thu 8:42 PM||2499 km||1553 miles||1350 nm|| NW|
|Kyoto||Thu 8:42 PM||2502 km||1555 miles||1351 nm|| NW|
|Kobe||Thu 8:42 PM||2525 km||1569 miles||1364 nm|| NW|
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